Author Archives: Emergency Management Duty Officer

Meagher County Dam Failure

          Release:  180511-01 Contact:  Patrick Lonergan, (406) 582-2395 Meagher County Dam Failure Maudlow, MT – A dam on an irrigation reservoir located just South of US12 in Meagher County has breached.  This will affect the water … Continue reading

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Badger Creek Dam Failure

This is a message from Gallatin County Emergency Management for the residents along Sixteenmile Creek. The Badger Creek Dam in Meagher County near US 12 has breached and significantly increased the water discharge. Badger Creek becomes Battle Creek and empties … Continue reading

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Residents Encouraged to Prepare for Spring Flooding

Release:  180424-01 Contact:  Patrick Lonergan, (406) 582-2395 Residents Encouraged to Prepare for Spring Flooding Bozeman, MT – Residents in Gallatin County are encouraged to develop a plan on how they will protect their property in case they are affected by … Continue reading

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Revised Preliminary Floodplain Map Issued for Four Corners Area; Open House to Discuss Impact of Revisions

Media Release March 26, 2018 Contact Information: Sean O’Callaghan Gallatin County Planning sean.ocallaghan@gallatin.mt.gov 406.582.3130 Tiffany Lyden                                                     or            Worby McNamee Montana DNRC Floodplain Program                        Montana DNRC Floodplain Program tlyden@mt.gov                                                                worby.mcnamee@mt.gov 406-444-0599                                                                     406.444-1343 Revised Preliminary Floodplain Map Issued for Four Corners … Continue reading

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Unattended Death in Big Sky

On 3/26/18 at 1201 Gallatin County Dispatch received a 911 call regarding an unattended death on Ridgeview Loop Road in Big Sky, MT. Gallatin County Sheriff’s Deputies and Big Sky Fire Department responded to the scene. It was discovered that … Continue reading

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Lost Child Located

The missing child in Manhattan has been located. More information to follow.

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Missing Child

This is a message from the Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office. Deputies are looking for a missing 3 year old female child last seen in the area of 5th Street in Manhattan. The child is wearing a white shirt with a … Continue reading

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Watch for Localized Flooding

Media Release: 180315-01 Contact: Patrick Lonergan, (406) 582-2395 Watch for Localized Flooding Bozeman, MT – Residents are encouraged to closely monitor water runoff around their property in the coming days. The combination of frozen ground, significant precipitation and temperatures above … Continue reading

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Law Enforcement Operation on Zoot Way

This is a message from the Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office. Law Enforcement is currently managing an incident with an armed subject in the area of Zoot Way in Four Corners. Everyone is asked to stay clear of the area while … Continue reading

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Open Burning Closing for Winter

Release:  171124-01 Contact:  Patrick Lonergan, (406) 582-2395 Open Burning Closing for Winter Bozeman, MT – Open Burning closes for winter next Friday (December 1, 2017) within Gallatin County.  Residents in Gallatin County can conduct open burning annually between March 1 … Continue reading

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